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  1. General Chat
    Getting packed up to head north again. Not quite as far as last time, only about halfway to Churchill. The Canadian Rangers are again helping provide support to the Hudson Bay Quest, a dog sled race between Gillam and Churchill, approx 200 miles. I'll be heading to the midway point to work a...
  2. Vacations and Travel
    funny enough, while I was on vacation in Maine, a very dear friend of mine called and told me the celebration for his wedding/birth of baby is the end of August. well guess what! I'm going! very excited about this. I do have to pay for airfare and I'm renting a car but I'll be staying at his...
  3. Coupons
    Take this with you...50% off 1 regular priced item Offer valid from 05/13/2011 through 05/15/2011 at Old Navy stores in the US and Canada. Not valid online. http://static.oprah.com/images/tows/201105/20110506-old-navy-coupon.pdf
  4. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    My ex husband and I are still very much a family with our son, there’s just no longer a marriage. When we divorced two years ago, he kept the house, paid me about a 1/3 of my half and refinanced my “payout” in with the new mortgage along with his new Harley. (Obviously he didn’t talk to me...
  5. Financial hardship
    The month of July is already looking very grim and it's not even here. We had to pay the lawyer $500 this morning, and have to pay the other $500 by the end of July. The only thing that we can really do is hope and pray that my economic stimulus check comes asap, but with me being in the last...
  6. General Chat
    since my mom works in dayton and lives not far away from dayton or us i will call her tonite and tomorrow. now im glad we went to the dollar store and got a tracfone. im going to call her tonite and then 2morrow just to make sure shes ok and to tell her were ok. lol, on our way to the dollar...
  7. General Chat
    blah blah blah..........10-12 inches of snow. Dh is tuning up the snowblower as we speak.........my city has not seen 10-12 inches of snow for a long time. Its supposed to start tonight & continue into tomorrow afternoon. This is the time I'm so glad I have a stocked pantry & deep freezer. Going...
  8. General Chat
    Warnings Queens County P.E.I. 11:02 AM ADT Saturday 3 November 2007 Wind warning for Queens County P.E.I. continued Southeasterly winds gusting up to 90 km/h tonight and southwesterly winds gusting to 120 km/h early Sunday. Dangerous post-tropical storm Noel will approach Nova Scotia...
  9. Leisure & Media Arts
    I was watching Nancy Grace tonight on ... well, whatever channel she's on [:lol:] and she said that they'd just gotten word that Paris will be going to jail for violating her probation. This may sound cold-hearted but I am glad that she's going. She has continually violated her probation and...
  10. General Chat
    Hard to believe because today it was soo mild out. The bank clock read 68 degrees. Tomorrow it is supposed to be extremely windy and some rain. Wind gust could get over 50 mph. What a difference a day makes!
  11. Frugal Living
    hello, all, I am heading for carpel tunnel surgery on June 14th for my right wrist and elbow and then on June 27th for my left hand and elbow. I am going to stay frugal but with kids dh, and roommate doing alot of the cooking I worry about blowing my grocery budget which is $150-$200 a week for...
  12. Vacations and Travel
    We've been saving for two years and are finally taking the plunge!! Our dds are SOOOOO excited ( they are 10 and 7). I want to go and have a great time because I know this will probably be the only time we ever go, but I want to be as frugal as possible. We've already gotten a great deal on...
  13. Family
    As most of you know, I have the child that seems to be permanently sick. Ryan has lots of gastro problems, ibs, lactose intolerant, etc. She's been real sick since Sunday. Random throwing up, nausea, no cramps or anything. I'm at wits end. Catching h*ll from work, school and Mel. Today...
  14. Vacations and Travel
    Well, I will be MIA for a week or so.  I may be able to check in once and a while, but we are finally going on our vacation to Florida.  Can't wait.  It should be an adventure with all 5 of us flying.  We are leaving Sunday and will be home Saturday.  Have a great week, and I will talk to you...
  15. Vacations and Travel
    Malcom called me this morning and told me when the pool tournament is (he's playing in it) and asked if I minded getting tickets and hotel room for us. Well of course I didn't have to think twice about this!! We will be there for five days and I can't wait!! Has anyone been there before? I...
  16. Easter
    We're going to take my dparents, Gripey's dmom and dbrother, our dd's and my dsister to eat at the Cracker Barrel. Don't yet know what we'll do afterwards, probably go back to dmil's house for a visit. No little kids to hunt eggs with, not yet or anymore..... What did you do today to celebrate?
  17. General Chat
    Mark, Jaysn's best friend, is heading home to Colorado Springs tonight. I'm going to miss that kid! He gave me the biggest hug and promised me that he would be back this summer since he did get a job with a farmer here! :yippee: He considers me his "second mom".:) I'm praying for a safe...
  18. General Chat
    Hello everyone, I just wanted to say Thank you for all your prayers and thoughts during my scare!  Good news is that they did the biopsy and it is cancer free! :yippee: Also to let you all know that we are leaving for Texas in the morning returning on 27 Dec.  I wish each and everyone of you...
  19. General Chat
    Okay, I'm getting ready to head out to the hospital to get my RAI dose, I'll check in when I get back!
  20. Automotive
    I'm still a bit nervous for him even though I'm sure he will do great! I can't believe my baby will be driving a vehicle all by himself without Jeff or I in the car with him.:eek: Now I just need to remember to stay calm on the drive in so I don't freak him out before the test!:toothy:
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